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United States Patent D722,749
Svensson ,   et al. February 24, 2015

Sole for ski boot


CLAIM The ornamental design for a sole for ski boot, as shown and described.
Inventors: Svensson; John Erik (Vashon, WA), Williams; Mark S. (Seattle, WA)
Name City State Country Type

Svensson; John Erik
Williams; Mark S.



Assignee: K-2 Corporation (Seattle, WA)
Appl. No.: D/435,706
Filed: October 26, 2012

Current U.S. Class: D2/951; D2/947; D2/954
Current International Class: 0204
Field of Search: ;D2/902,906,908,916,918,925,946-962,977 ;36/3B,22R,24.5,25R,28,32R,34R,59C,67A,103

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Primary Examiner: Nelson; T. Chase
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC


FIG. 1 is a left side perspective view of a sole for a ski boot according to the present invention;

FIG. 2 is an inverted right side perspective view of the sole for a ski boot shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a top view of the sole for a ski boot shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view of the sole for a ski boot shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a right side view of the sole for a ski boot shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a left side view of the sole for a ski boot shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a front view of the sole for a ski boot shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 8 is a rear view of the sole for a ski boot shown in FIG. 1.

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